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First Word: Tuesday, October 11

10/11/11 03:02PM

Here's a look at stories shaping tonight's rundown. What headlines are you following right now?Chris Christie endorsing Mitt RomneyObama says may have to 'break up' jobs billReid ontrying to restore Senate comityBattle for the Right: Rove vs. the Koch brothersDavid Plouffe: Obama on side of Occupy Wall Street protestersU.S.... read more

Is domestic violence legal in Kansas?

Is domestic violence legal in Kansas?

10/10/11 08:00PM

The message of Republicans and Libertarians is less government and more individual freedom. The latest example of this? Repealing a local ordinance that outlaws domestic violence. MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell has details with Kari Ann Rinker, state... watch

GOP candidates go on attack earlier than...

GOP candidates go on attack earlier than usual

10/10/11 08:00PM

The Republican presidential candidates are doing battle with each other in a way that can only help the president. Howard Fineman, editorial director for the AOL-Huffington Post Media Group, joins The Last Word with analysis. watch

Obama’s jobs bill heads to a vote

Obama’s jobs bill heads to a vote

10/10/11 08:00PM

The American Jobs Act will face its first procedural vote in the Senate on Tuesday, and Republicans are not happy about it. MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell talks to Washington Post columnist Ezra Klein for the latest. watch

Occupy Wall Street on 2012 campaign trail

Occupy Wall Street on 2012 campaign trail

10/10/11 08:00PM

The Occupy Wall Street protests are adding an unpredictable element into the 2012 presidential campaign. Former Louisiana Governor Buddy Roemer, a Republican candidate for president, talks to MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell about the movement. watch

The war on voting

The war on voting

10/10/11 08:00PM

Ari Berman, Contributing Writer for The Nation magazine, joins The Last Word to discuss radical changes being made to voting laws in many states that could prevent millions from participating in elections. watch

Perry ad goes to town on 'Romneycare'

10/10/11 06:48PM

Rick Perry may be taking a break from the campaign trail today, but he's getting his message out loud and clear in a new web video.Released ahead of tomorrow night's Republican presidential debate in New Hampshire, the ad slams rival Willard M. Romney over "Romneycare" and his frequent flip-flopping — a line of attack... read more

Willard M. Romney speaking at the Values Voter Summit in Washington on Saturday.

Mitt's Mormonism back in the spotlight

10/10/11 05:26PM

Willard M. Romney is trying to steer the conversation of his Mormon religion back to politics. Over the weekend, he reminded conservatives "that decency and civility are values, too" and "poisonous language" hurts their cause.The Republican presidential candidate didn't mention the M-word while speaking at the Values... read more

First Word: Monday, October 10

10/10/11 02:48PM

Happy Columbus Day. We're in the office and getting tonight's lineup ready to go. Here's a look at stories shaping tonight's rundown. Tell us what stories you're clicking on in the comment section.Pastor's comments reignite issue of Mitt Romney's religionRomney denounces 'poisonous language' against... read more

Cain and the civil rights movement

10/08/11 10:49AM

Host of msnbc's Politics Nation, Revered Al Sharpton, Tulane University professor Melissa Harris-Perry and the's Goldie Taylor joined msnbc's Lawrence O'Donnell to discuss Herman Cain's involvement in the civil rights movement and Lawrence's inteview with the Republican presidential candidate. read more


About The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell

Lawrence O’Donnell brings his extraordinary background in politics and entertainment to “The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell,” airing weeknights on MSNBC. Drawing upon his experience as a former chief of staff on the Senate Finance Committee and as an Emmy-winning executive producer and writer of “The West Wing,” O’Donnell gives the last word and rewrites the most compelling stories of the day.

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